Asean, India should explore ways to enhance digital connectivity: Singapore’s Deputy PM

NEW DELHI, Aug 11 (PTI): India and the 10-nation bloc Asean should explore ways to enhance the digital connectivity to further enhance economic cooperation...

AU Small Finance Bank shareholders okay Rs 14,500 cr debt, equity raise plan

New Delhi, Aug 18 (PTI): AU Small Finance Bank has received shareholders’ nod for raising equity and debt capital totalling up to Rs 14,500...

Gadkari urges vehicle makers to discourage diesel engines, asks them to promote alternative tech

New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday asked vehicle manufacturers to discourage production and sale of...

SC expresses concern over fake, communal news on social media, some channels

NEW DELHI, 2 Sep: The Supreme Court on Thursday voiced serious concern over running of fake news on social media platforms and web portals,...

India, China fail to resolve remaining issues in eastern Ladakh at 13th round of...

New Delhi, Oct 11 (PTI) India and China failed to make any headway in resolving the 17-month standoff in the remaining friction points in...

Centre Appeals To People To Get Vaccinated As India Nears 1 Billion Doses

New Delhi, Oct 20 (PTI): As India nears the milestone of administering 100 crore Covid vaccine doses, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday...

Let COP26 Be COP Of Actions, Not Just Promises And Pledges: India At UN

United Nations, Oct 27 (PTI): As nations head into the crucial climate summit in Glasgow, India has said that the conference should not be...

India to host security dialogue on Afghanistan, invites China, Russia

New Delhi, Nov 5 (PTI): Russia, Iran, and almost all central Asian countries have confirmed their participation at a regional security dialogue on Afghanistan...

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Bharat Dynamics’ Rs 400 cr project

New Delhi, Nov 15 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of a plant under Bharat Dynamics, which will be established...

DDA to launch new housing scheme, offer nearly 15,000 flats: Official

New Delhi, Nov 24 (PTI): The DDA will offer nearly 15,000 flats in its new housing scheme, officials said on Wednesday. The flats of different...

MSME minister urges entrepreneurs to grab opportunity created by closure of plants in China

  Ahmedabad, Dec 4 (PTI) Union Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Narayan Rane on Saturday urged Indian entrepreneurs to take advantage of...

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot Writes To PM Over “Inadequate” Supply Of Urea

Jaipur, Dec 10 (PTI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to provide adequate urea fertilizer to the farmers in...

Bill seeking to better manage protected areas for wildlife introduced in LS

New Delhi, 17 Dec: A bill which seeks to conserve and protect wildlife through better management of protected areas and rationalise schedules which list...

Over 16.2mn content pieces “actioned” on Facebook proactively in India during November: Meta

New Delhi, Dec 31 (PTI): Social media giant Meta said over 16.2 million content pieces were “actioned” on Facebook across 13 violation categories proactively...

Telecom industry seeks RoW rules amendment to include provisions on ‘small cell deployment’ for...

New Delhi, Jan 6 (PTI): The telecom industry has batted for amendment of Right of Way (ROW) rules to incorporate provisions on ‘small cell...

India, China hold 14th round of military talks to resolve eastern Ladakh standoff

New Delhi, Jan 12 (PTI) After a gap of over three months, India and China on Wednesday are holding another round of high-level military...

World Bank approves Rs 1000 cr loan to help people get Bengal govt services

New Delhi, Jan 22 (PTI): The World Bank has approved a loan of around Rs 1,000 crore to the West Bengal government primarily to...

Haryana govt allows opening of cinema halls, theatres, multiplexes with 50 pc seating...

Chandigarh, 28 Jan: The Haryana government on Friday eased some Covid-related restrictions in the state, allowing the opening of all cinema halls, theatres and...

Shipment of Indian aid of 50,000 tonnes of wheat to Afghanistan to begin next...

New Delhi, Feb 2 (PTI): India’s humanitarian aid of 50,000 tonnes of wheat to Afghan people is likely to be transported to Afghanistan through...

Those who ordered firing on Lord Ram’s devotees are claiming to now build...

NEW DELHI, 7 Feb: BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Monday said it was "strange" that those who allegedly issued orders of firing on devotees...